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submissus (summ-) adj. with comp.

P. of submitto, let down, lowered, low : stantibus primis, secundis summissioribus, stooping lower , L.: Summisso humiles intrarunt vertice postīs, O.—Fig., of speech, low, soft, gentle, calm, composed, moderate : dicere summissā (voce) leniter: forma summissi oratoris.—Of character, humble, submissive : Submissi petimus terram, V.Low, mean, grovelling, abject : ne quid submissum faciamus.

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